RICHMOND RUGBY NEWSLETTER: 10TH SEPTEMBER 2020

Welcome to your latest Richmond Rugby Newsletter. 

#OneClub Campaign: Thank You

Thank you again to everyone who kindly donated to our #OneClub campaign, we raised £34,938 in 45 days! 

Please CLICK HERE to read the club thank you message from President Chris Mills.

For those that purchased a reward through the #OneClub campaign page we will be in touch shortly via email with all the information you require to redeem your purchases.

 

Rupert Allhusen: Mission Accomplished

Congratulations to former First XV prop and current Heavy Rupert Allhusen who completed his solo channel swim on Sunday in an outstanding time of 15 hours and 15 minutes! 

In doing so Rupert became the first ever prop to complete the remarkable feat and has so far raised more than £29,000 for the RHF Defibrillator Fund and CMV Action.

If you can, please continue to donate by CLICKING HERE.

 

Laura Kapo: Appointed Surrey Rugby Vice President 

A further congratulations to our Richmond Women's Chair Laura Kapo who was appointed a Surrey Rugby Vice President on Monday night, following her significant contribution to our club and to rugby in Surrey.

Hugely deserved Kaps, well done! 

 

Richmond Mini & Youth: This Sunday 13th September

Our Richmond Mini & Youth season continues this Sunday 13th September at the Athletic Ground. 

Timings: Mini Girls, U6, U7, U8, U9 & U10 : 9am - 10.15am

U4 & U5 / Pre-School Classes: 9am - 10am. (NEW TIME SLOT). CLICK HERE to book. 

U4 & U5 / Pre-School Classes: 10am - 11am. (TIME SLOT SOLD OUT)

U11, U12 & U1310.30am - 11.45am

New players and all abilities welcome. For Mini information please click here. For Youth information please click here. For a pitch map please click here.

 

Natwest RugbyForce Volunteer Day: Saturday 19th September

Our Natwest RugbyForce Volunteer Day is taking place on Saturday 19th September from 8am-11am at the Athletic Ground.

CLICK HERE to find out more. If you would like to help out and sign up as a volunteer please email Dom Palacio with your preferred time slot (see below): This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Club Partner Offer: Rhino Rugby

Club Sponsor Rhino has been appointed Official Supplier of training equipment to the British & Irish Lions for their tour to South Africa next year. This is the fourth consecutive Lions tour for which Rhino have fulfilled this role. 

As previously mentioned in our newsletter Rhino currently have a bond offer in place until the end of this month. Any Richmond member interested can get further details by CLICKING HERE.

 

Ready 4 Rugby Festival: Purchase Match Photos

A big thank you to everyone who joined us at the Athletic Ground on Saturday for our Richmond Ready 4 Rugby Festival and Social Afternoon! 

You can now view and purchase all the playing photos by visiting Club Photographer Dante Kim's website. 

CLICK HERE to view the Richmond Men's playing shots. CLICK HERE to view the Richmond Women's playing shots.

 

Club Vacancy: Men's Forwards Coach

Our Richmond men’s section is seeking to recruit a talented and experienced forwards coach. The role will be principally to work with the Richmond Vikings (2nd XV) but they will also work with squads above and below this level.

CLICK HERE to view the job application and apply.

Closing date Wednesday 16th September.

 

The RAA: Venue/Pitch Hire & Car Parking

If you’re looking for first-class facilities and pitch hire in the heart of Richmond please contact the RAA for more information on availability and rates. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 0208 940 0397

The RAA Car Park is also open and you can pay your daily charge via the Just Park App from the App Store or Google Play or by visiting www.justpark.com

Parking is also available on-site for film crews and their vehicles. For more information or to make a booking, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 0208 940 0397

 

Online Shop: Latest Kit & Merchandise

Head over to our Online Shop for the latest Richmond kit, merchandise and equipment. 

CLICK HERE to start shopping!

 

Win Cash Prizes: Join The 500 Club

Support our club by signing up to the Richmond 500 Club for your chance to win monthly cash prizes, including the £500 SUPERDRAW!

CLICK HERE to sign up today. 

 

Shop With EasyFundraising and Help Support Richmond Rugby

You can continue to support our club during COVID-19 by shopping through EasyFundraising and making a free donation to Richmond Rugby. 

Sign up by CLICKING HERE.

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